Despite stiff resistance from the other GSM providers spearheaded by Bharathi Air Tel, Reliance Communications has gone ahead with the launching of GSM services in Mumbai by introducing free talk time and capping it with unlimited talk time during nights within the western region.
For the first ninety days, subscribers opting for this would receive free talk time for the value of Rs.10. The scheduled tariff would however be one rupee a minute for local calls and one rupee and fifty paise a minute for STD irrespective of the Network through which the calls are made or emerge. The top up cards carry value anywhere between Ten and Five Hundred Rupees. The unlimited calling however would be limited to Reliance Network, whether CDMA or GSM and would be confined to Mumbai, Maharashtra and
The subscribers can expect more benefits rolling out in the next three months.